Autographed Telegraph Signed
Date Published: 1934
Description: 1 page, 7.5 x 8.5 inches, August 12, 1934, written aboard his yacht Southern Cross. Rare partly printed document, penciled entirely in Hughes' hand -- a Marconigram Telegram, in full: To Deborah Butler, Telephone 1227W, Nantucket (Mass). Arriving tomorrow, Monday, Winnie Howard." Hughes also filled in the questionnaire part of the document, responding as follows - Prefix: RKO; Origin: Southern Cross; By Whom Sent: H.H. etc. Tiny crease at the bottom right corner; very good(+) condition.
Comments: "Winnie" was a pet name used by Howard Hughes' closest friends. It was also the pseudonym he used when engaging in trysts aboard his fabled yachts.Signed: Y
Book ID: 212981